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Howard County Briefs

'Teen Idol' auditions

The Columbia Association will host three first-round auditions for the annual "Hear My Voice Teen Idol Competition," beginning Monday, Sept. 12, at Slayton House. Regional winners will advance to the semifinals, where 10 finalists will be selected to compete at the "Hear My Voice Teen Idol Competition" on Oct. 9 at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront. This year's winner will receive a $300 cash prize. Runners-up will receive gift cards to the Columbia Mall.

Auditions will be held on the following dates:

•7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12 at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia.

•7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20 at...